CALL FOR PAPERS: THE 16TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON TRANSLATION, 2017 (8-10th AUGUST 2017, CRYSTAL CROWN HOTEL, MALAYSIA)
CONFERENCE THEME: THE VALUE OF TRANSLATION IN SOCIETY
This conference focuses on the value of translation by looking at how it facilitates intra-, inter- and cross-cultural communication between diverse social groups, and how it addresses the social needs of complex societies. Through the sharing of knowledge, we hope to bring to the fore the value of translation by discussing related issues with the aim of contributing to translation research in a variety of fields, such as Business, Culture, Education, Science and Technology.
The sub-themes include, but are not limited to:
1. Translation and culture
2. Translation and economy
3. Translation and ethics
4. Translation and politics
5. Translation and social issues
6. Translation and technology
7. Translation for children
8. Translation for education
9. Translation for religion
10. Interpretation for society
The Organizing Committee welcomes participation (paper presenters/ non-paper presenters) from practitioners, academics, students, agencies, software producers, language policy makers, accreditation bodies, clients of translation services, and interested individuals worldwide. Abstracts for individual/joint papers to be presented at the 16th International Conference on Translation should be submitted latest by 31st January 2017.
For more information please visit: umconference.um.edu.my/PPA16